The time Marvel Comics almost published Batman and Superman

The blog of former Marvel editor Jim Shooter has become a wealth of absolutely crazy stories as of late (see: the origins of Secret Wars, the script for the Dazzler movie), but this latest anecdote takes the cake. According to Shooter, Marvel almost licensed the publishing rights for every single DC character. » 8/27/11 4:50pm 8/27/11 4:50pm

A summer comic smorgasbord of mutants, Predators, and Dana Scully

What's in comic shops Wednesday? A lot of new X-titles, the Predators comic book sequel, and the X-Files meets 30 Days Of Night. Comic-Con may be next week, but there's plenty of four-panel action on the racks.


The X-books are having a particularly big week. The Second Coming crossover wraps up in X-Men: Second… » 7/13/10 9:30am 7/13/10 9:30am